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What is Better Chevrolet Corvette or Peugeot 406?

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Chevrolet Corvette Peugeot 406

8 reasons to buy Chevrolet Corvette

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 8 vs 4 4 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More engine power

344 bhp vs 136 bhp

vs 98 kw.

60% or 208 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 4.7 sec. vs 10.9 sec. 6.2 sec.
More top speed 170 mph vs 129 mph 41 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 21.49 mpg vs 44.11 mpg 105% or 22.62 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 30.61 mpg vs 57.56 mpg 88% or 26.95 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 14.2 mpg vs 32.11 mpg 126% or 17.91 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 70.8 liters vs 60 liters 15% or 10.8 liters

6 reasons to buy Peugeot 406

Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 104 g/mile vs 195 g/mile 88% or 91 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More maximum allowable weight 1835 kg vs 1745 kg 5% or 90 kg
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 12 years vs 6 years 50% or 6 years
Other specs
Less weight 1410 kg vs 1538 kg 9% or 128 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 11.45 meters vs 12.6 meters 10% or 1.15 meters
More seats 4 vs 2 2

Neutral reasons Chevrolet Corvette vs. Peugeot 406

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 5666 cm3 vs 2179 cm3 62% or 3487 cm3 more
Engine position Rear transverse vs Front transverse
Cylinders location V8 vs In line
Camshaft DOHC vs DOHC
Fuel supply Distributor fuel injection vs Direct fuel injection with turbocharging
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 4560 mm vs 4615 mm 1% or 55 mm shorter
Width 1869 mm vs 1780 mm 5% or 89 mm wider
Height 1214 mm vs 1354 mm 10% or 140 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2656 mm vs 2700 mm 2% or 44 mm less
Front tires size 245F,275R vs 215/55 R16
Rear tires size 245F,275R vs 215/55 R16
Spare wheel 245F,275R vs 215/55 R16
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)